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Premium Lock Precision agriculture: Tech drives next big thing in farming

Published: 2014-07-21 15:34:00
Updated: 2014-07-21 15:45:36

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Farming continues to evolve, becoming even more high tech. The latest wave is called "precision agriculture," and it was the topic of the NC Ag Biotech Professional Forum at the NC Biotechnology Center, uses GPS guided, self-steering equipment, drones to monitor crops, precise, hyper-local weather reports, and the collection and analysis of data in real time for immediate action or strategic planning. WRAL TechWire Insider Allan Maurer has the exclusive details....

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